Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/ PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/bietschorn-sw-face-first-ski-descent-paul-bonhomme-vivian-bruchez-gilles-sierro.html Bietschorn SW Face, first ski descent by Paul Bonhomme, Vivian Bruchez, Gilles Sierro On 9 May 2021 the three mountain guides Paul Bonhomme, Vivian Bruchez and Gilles Sierro completed the first ski descent of the SW Face of Bietschorn in Valais, Switzerland http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/bietschorn-sw-face-first-ski-descent-paul-bonhomme-vivian-bruchez-gilles-sierro.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 14 May 2021 10:44:28 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/watch-seb-bouin-uncut-fred-rouhling-hugh-eaux-claires.html Watch Seb Bouin uncut on Fred Rouhling’s Hugh at Eaux Claires The video of Sébastien Bouin at Eaux Claires repeating Hugh the first 9a in France put up by Fred Rouhling in 1993. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/watch-seb-bouin-uncut-fred-rouhling-hugh-eaux-claires.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 13 May 2021 19:56:05 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/events/reinhold-messner-diane-gioachino-betta-gobbi-two-weddings-an-ode-to-life.html Reinhold Messner and Diane, Gioachino and Betta Gobbi, two weddings and an ode to life While Reinhold Messner and Diane Schumacher have announced their wedding, the historic owners of Grivel, Betta and Gioachino Gobbi, got married on May 8 2021. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/events/reinhold-messner-diane-gioachino-betta-gobbi-two-weddings-an-ode-to-life.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 14 May 2021 08:25:53 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/andrzej-bargiel-jedrek-baranowski-climb-laila-peak.html Andrzej Bargiel, Jędrek Baranowski climb Laila Peak On 10 May Andrzej Bargiel and Jędrek Baranowski climbed Laila Peak (6096m) in the Karakorum, Pakistan. Starting from about 150m below the summit, the two Polish mountaineers then descended on skis. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/andrzej-bargiel-jedrek-baranowski-climb-laila-peak.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 12 May 2021 12:08:55 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/heart-of-stone-mount-huntington-alaska-luka-lindic-reports.html Heart of Stone on Mount Huntington in Alaska. Luka Lindič reports Luka Lindič reports about the first ascent, carried out with Ines Papert, of Heart of Stone on Mount Huntington’s West face, Central Denali Range, Alaska in April 2021. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/heart-of-stone-mount-huntington-alaska-luka-lindic-reports.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 13 May 2021 16:58:45 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/brittany-goris-free-climbs-salathe-wall-el-capitan-yosemite.html Brittany Goris free climbs Salathé Wall on El Capitan, Yosemite American rock climber Brittany Goris has made a rare free ascent of the Salathé Wall on El Capitan. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/brittany-goris-free-climbs-salathe-wall-el-capitan-yosemite.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 13 May 2021 16:59:05 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/claudia-ghisolfi-grand-on-noia-8c-plus-andonno.html Claudia Ghisolfi grand on Noia 8c+ at Andonno At Andonno in Italy 24-year-old climber Claudia Ghisolfi has repeated Noia, the legendary 8c+ established in 1993 by Severino Scassa. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/claudia-ghisolfi-grand-on-noia-8c-plus-andonno.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 13 May 2021 16:28:38 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/marcello-bombardi-makes-no-mistakes-on-lapsus-at-andonno-italy.html Marcello Bombardi makes no mistakes on Lapsus at Andonno, Italy Two days ago at Andonno in Italy 27-year-old Marcello Bombardi made the third ascent of Lapsus, after Stefano Ghisolfi and Adam Ondra. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/marcello-bombardi-makes-no-mistakes-on-lapsus-at-andonno-italy.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 08 May 2021 00:08:57 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/paul-bonhomme-makes-first-ski-descent-of-mont-pouzenc-west-face.html Paul Bonhomme makes first ski descent of Mont Pouzenc West Face On 04/05/2021 the French mountain guide Paul Bonhomme made the first ski descent of the the West Face of Mont Pouzenc (Embrunais, France). http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/paul-bonhomme-makes-first-ski-descent-of-mont-pouzenc-west-face.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 07 May 2021 16:46:30 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/la-severina-the-dream-crag-at-palinuro-in-italy.html La Severina, the dream crag at Palinuro in Italy Rolando Larcher introduces the splendid crag La Severina close to Palinuro in Campania, Italy. A '40m high overhanging forest of stalactites' developed between 2019 and 2020 that currently boasts 20 routes between 6b and 8c.
 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/la-severina-the-dream-crag-at-palinuro-in-italy.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 06 May 2021 19:23:10 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/andrzej-bargiel-claims-first-ascent-ski-descent-yawash-sar-ii-pakistan.html Andrzej Bargiel claims first ascent and ski descent of Yawash Sar II in Pakistan On 30 April Andrzej Bargiel made the first ascent Yawash Sar II (6178m) in the Karakorum, Pakistan. Having reached the summit via the west face, the Polish mountaineer then made the mountain’s first ski descent. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/andrzej-bargiel-claims-first-ascent-ski-descent-yawash-sar-ii-pakistan.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 05 May 2021 16:51:21 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/ines-papert-luka-lindic-climb-new-route-up-mt-huntington-in-alaska.html Ines Papert, Luka Lindič climb new route up Mt. Huntington in Alaska Ines Papert from Germany and Luka Lindič from Slovenia have established Heart of Stone, a new mixed climb up the west face of Mt. Huntington (3731m) in Alaska. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/ines-papert-luka-lindic-climb-new-route-up-mt-huntington-in-alaska.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 05 May 2021 08:36:09 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/stefano-ghisolfi-repeats-the-ring-of-life-9a-plus-covolo-italy.html Stefano Ghisolfi repeats The Ring of Life 9a/+ at Covolo, Italy Watch Stefano Ghisolfi make the first repeat of The Ring of Life, the 9a/+ freed by Silvio Reffo in 2014 and the most difficult climb at at Covolo, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/stefano-ghisolfi-repeats-the-ring-of-life-9a-plus-covolo-italy.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 03 May 2021 23:32:59 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/hermann-comploj-completes-big-first-ski-descent-down-col-turont-dolomites.html Hermann Comploj completes big first ski descent down Col Turont, Dolomites Interview with mountain guide Hermann Comploj who on 24/03/2021 made the first ski descent of the North Couloir on Col Turont (2419m) in Langental / Vallunga, Dolomites, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/hermann-comploj-completes-big-first-ski-descent-down-col-turont-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 03 May 2021 13:39:08 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/an-ordinary-day-for-nico-favresse.html An ordinary day for Nico Favresse An ordinary day of Belgian climber Nicolas Favresse, for the last 20 years one of the driving forces in the climbing world, seen through the eyes of Jan Novak. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/an-ordinary-day-for-nico-favresse.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 30 Apr 2021 23:23:26 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/monte-colodri-arco-alessandro-beber-matteo-pavana-complete-opera-buffa.html Monte Colodri, Arco: Alessandro Beber, Matteo Pavana complete their Opera Buffa On the east face of Monte Colodri in Arco (Sarca Valley, Italy) Alessandro Beber and Matteo Pavana have established the multi-pitch rock climb Opera Buffa (270m, 7c+). Beber reports.

 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/monte-colodri-arco-alessandro-beber-matteo-pavana-complete-opera-buffa.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 29 Apr 2021 12:57:41 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-gietl-quests-can-you-hear-me-cima-scotoni-dolomites.html Simon Gietl quests Can you hear me? on Cima Scotoni in the Dolomites The first ascent video of Can you hear me? on Cima Scotoni in the Dolomites, the 550m multi-pitch first ascended rope solo by Simon Gietl in memory of his friend Gerhard Fiegl. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-gietl-quests-can-you-hear-me-cima-scotoni-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 03 May 2021 15:10:45 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/rock-climbing-at-sperlonga-featured-in-petzl-legend-tour-italy.html Rock climbing at Sperlonga featured in Petzl Legend Tour Italy After the magnificent limestone crags at Finale Ligure, the second stage of the Petzl Legend Tour Italy stops off at Sperlonga, the hotspot for sport climbing development in Central Italy during the 1980’s. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/rock-climbing-at-sperlonga-featured-in-petzl-legend-tour-italy.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 13 May 2021 18:33:13 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/brenta-dolomites-cima-margherita-canale-merzbacher-integral-ski-descent.html Brenta Dolomites Cima Margherita - Canale Merzbacher integral ski descent The report by Andrea Cozzini and Claudio Lanzafame who on 13 March 2021 in the Brenta Dolomites made what is likely to be the first complete ski descent of Cima Margherita face and the Merzbacher gully. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/brenta-dolomites-cima-margherita-canale-merzbacher-integral-ski-descent.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 27 Apr 2021 12:36:17 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/alexander-megos-repeats-margalef-mejorando-imagen-proposes-9b.html Alexander Megos repeats Margalef’s Mejorando Imagen and proposes 9b On 23 March 2021 at Margalef in Spain Alex Megos repeated Mejorando Imagen, a route freed in 2013 by Ramón Julián Puigblanque for which the German climber now proposes 9b instead of the 9a originally put forward by the Spaniard. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/alexander-megos-repeats-margalef-mejorando-imagen-proposes-9b.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 27 Apr 2021 16:40:28 +0200